Thurnby Lodge Primary Academy, part of The Mead Educational Trust Our Statement “We are all encouraged to grow, learn and succeed together within a safe, friendly and stimulating environment.” Thurnby Lodge Primary is an Academy with pupils aged 3 to 11 years. The school currently has approximately 216 children on roll. We have 1 class per year group. We have special provision for children with speech and language needs.  

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Thurnby Mead Primary Academy, part of the Mead Educational Trust We offer a high quality learning environment which includes:  

  • Specially equipped provision for Foundation children (3 - 5 years)
  • Bright, spacious and well planned accommodation for Key Stage 1 (5- 7 years) and Key Stage 2 (7 - 11 years)
  • Extensive outdoor provision & sports’ field At Thurnby Lodge, our aim is to provide every child with the opportunity to achieve their potential and to participate in all areas of school life.

We recognise that some children may need extra support at some time and we endeavour to meet all needs. Our last Government OFSTED Inspection Report (Jan ‘10) graded us as satisfactory overall. Most categories were good. Our care, guidance and support of pupils was graded as OUTSTANDING. Our school aims to be an inclusive school. We work to overcome any barriers to learning. Our pupils are treated fairly and there is equality of opportunity.  We promote inclusive values and practices. The school has been awarded the international Inclusion Quality Mark.  We value many types of success including the ability to cooperate with others and artistic and sporting abilities. The happiness of your children is very important to us and we endeavour to work closely and co-operatively with all parents and carers.

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The Mead Educational Trust (TMET)

Formed in 2014, The Mead Educational Trust (TMET) is a well-established, respected multi academy trust in Leicestershire with a growing partnership of primary and secondary schools.

The Mead Educational Trust exists to improve the life chances of children and young people. At the heart of all we do is a commitment to provide our academies access to a world-class education, excellent school-to-school support and to provide our staff with an employer keen to provide high quality professional development.

Our passionate and dedicated approach to education provides pupils with an exciting, engaging and high quality learning environment, developing our pupils into aspirational, capable and confident young adults and members of the community. We are committed to helping each of our academies to ensure that helps every pupil reach their fullest potential.

At the heart of our Trust is a group of carefully chosen trustees, leaders of education and key leaders within both the wider and business community. The carefully selected guardians of our Trust teamed with the effective business management systems that we operate enables us to keep exceptional education provision at our core.

Our Trustees, Staff and Pupils all work together to make a positive difference.

To find out more about TMET, and view all vacancies, please click here.


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